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Welcome! Counseling is a professional relationship that empowers diverse individuals, families, and groups to accomplish mental health, wellness, education, and career goals. As a licensed counselor, Lacey Amos is proud to offer professional counseling, supervision and continuing education training services to the state of Alabama. She would love to hear your story and aid in your personal growth and healing journey today.
After experiencing the benefits of virtual counseling services, Lacey Amos now offers therapy appointments to clients via a telehealth platform. Virtual counseling services now offer Lacey Amos to serve clients across the entire state of Alabama. Continuing education training events are also conducted virtually. Supervision to Associate Licensed Counselors utilizes a hybrid of in-person and virtual services.
If you are new to telehealth, click here to learn more about virtual counseling.
Counseling is a collaborative effort between the counselor and client. Professional counselors help clients identify goals and potential solutions to problems which cause emotional turmoil; seek to improve communication and coping skills; strengthen self-esteem; and promote behavior change and optimal mental health.
As an LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor), Lacey Amos offers professional counseling for individuals, couples and families. She began practicing professional counseling in 2006 and has worked with a diverse population of clients in a variety of settings. Mrs. Amos has experience working with clients on a wide variety of issues. Examples include depression, anxiety, stress management, self esteem, career issues, relationship/family issues, life transitions, grief and loss, and communication skills. Lacey Amos also offers professional premarital counseling and relationship enrichment utilizing the Prepare-Enrich Assessment.
Mrs. Amos obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication from Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama. She received a Master of Arts in Community Counseling from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, LA. Mrs. Amos completed internships at Southeastern Louisiana University Counseling Center, Medical Management Options Community Mental Health Center, and Greenbrier Behavioral Hospital as a graduate student intern. Mrs. Amos received an Education Specialist Certificate from Louisiana State University with an emphasis in Psychopathology and Mental Health Counseling. Before beginning private practice, Mrs. Amos worked in the outpatient office of Dr. Kumari Moturu in Baton Rouge, LA, counseling children, adolescents, adults, senior adults, couples and families as part of a clinical treatment team that included a Psychiatrist, Family Nurse Practitioner, and Licensed Clinical Social Worker.
Mrs. Amos was raised outside of New Orleans in Mandeville, Louisiana where she attended Northlake Christian School. She fell in love with Birmingham while attending Samford University and was excited to relocate to the area with her husband and daughter in January of 2013. Mrs. Amos is excited to serve the mental health needs of the state of Alabama.
Your Healthiest Self
"I know the power of the counseling process and have seen many lives enriched through the beauty of the counseling relationship. I have a passion for helping those who are hurting emotionally and want to help clients make positive changes and improve their quality of life."
--Lacey Amos, LPC
Mrs. Amos has experience providing counseling services in a variety of settings including inpatient, day treatment, and outpatient settings. Her approach to professional counseling considers the client's overall wellness including physical, spiritual, intellectual, social, and emotional health. She uses primarily client centered and cognitive-behavioral theories as well as EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing) therapy to generate alternatives toward healthier functioning.
Lacey Amos has a background in Christian mental health services and specializes in counseling from a holistic approach.
Lacey is a great counselor who is well versed on all sorts of issues and mental health concerns. Her warmth and empathy make you feel very comfortable. She will work with you to meet your goals and help you make a better life for yourself! She is a great mentor and dedicated counselor.
Lacey is an incredible counselor who truly has a passion for helping those with struggles in mental well-being. She makes clients feel so comfortable with her relaxed personality and well-focused treatment plans. I would highly recommend her as a licensed professional counselor.
I am pleased to offer my recommendation for Lacey Amos.
Lacey Amos has superior clinical skills as is demonstrated by her balance of gentle confrontation and compassion for her clients. She is a gifted clinician with the capacity to work effectively with adults, geriatric clients and families. Her work with group, family and individuals is exemplary.
Lacey is a dynamic counselor who works hard for each and every single one of her clients. Her kindness and compassion are unmatched and she is very easy to talk to. I highly recommend her as a counselor and a mentor.
Lacey Amos is a professional counselor that I would not hesitate to refer a friend or family member to. I am familiar with Lacey on both personal and professional levels. Her genuine sense of caring carries over into her professional work. She is respected for her work here in Louisiana and I am positive that she will have a positive impact on professionals and clients alike as she continues her work in Alabama.